|David O'Brien makes brass, aluminum
and wooden pennywhistles in Campbell
River, British Columbia, Canada. These
professional-quality instruments are
available in a variety of keys and styles,
as well as in sets with one head joint and
two or three body tubes in different keys.
Send an email to
for more info.
This page last updated on 13/07/2017
Here are a couple of tunes, played on bocote
Rovers by Ciaran De Bhal (Fleadh Cheoil) of
County Louth, Ireland:
The Longford Spinster
I am trying to keep a supply of metal piccolos on hand, so I'm able to fill orders for standard Whisolos quickly. If
you would prefer a composite (ebony and ABS) Pro model, or an ABS resin one, please let me know and I will
order the appropriate piccolo.
Now Available: Wooden Presentation
A wooden case, with brass hinges and clasps would show
off your Rover or Rover set nicely.
Lined with felt, these cases measure 7"x3.5"x1.5".
See the Cases and Bags page for more photos.
Here is a photo of some Rover whistles
that are ready for shipping, as of July 13,
2017. I will update this description as they
are spoken for.
From the top:
1. Roasted tiger maple, D
2. Roasted birdseye maple, D
3. Granadillo, D
4. Purpleheart, D
5. Bolivian Rosewood, D
6. Bolivian Rosewood, D